v.151 – Rising Heroes: Tower of Oz
MapleStory will be going through a content update starting on Tuesday, July 8, 2014. This update will last for approximately 7 hours during which time the game will be unavailable for play.
Pacific: July 8 @ 10pm to July 9 @ 5am
Eastern: July 9 @ 1am to 8am
v.151 – Rising Heroes: Echoes of Darkness
Nexon America has reverted to the original name of the Splash Damage-developed first-person shooter, ‘Dirty Bomb’. The game had been renamed to ‘Extraction’ but has been changed back as Nexon says the original (current) name better fits the game’s “unique personality”. The new teaser site with a beta application process has been launched and can be accessed at http://dirtybomb.nexon.net/.
Nexon America and Splash Damage’s publishing partnership was announced in August 2013 ([NXNA] [EXTR] Nexon America To Publish ‘Extraction’ In North America, Europe and Oceania).
MapleStory will be going through a content update starting on Tuesday, May 13, 2014. This update will last for approximately 7 hours during which time the game will be unavailable for play.
Pacific: May 13 @ 10pm to May 14 @ 5am
Eastern: May 14 @ 1am to 8am
v.149 – Legacy of Nine
Nexon has acquired the global publishing right to first-person shooter Human Element. It is developed by Los Angeles-based development studio Robotoki, into which Nexon invested in February 2013. Human Element is due to be begin release in the fourth quarter of 2015, eventually landing on next-generation consoles, PC and mobile, including iOS and Android.
Robotoki was founded in April 2012 by president and former Creative Strategist of the Call of Duty franchise Robert Bowling.
“We are excited to work with Robotoki to bring this exciting game to consumers in North America and around the world,” Nexon CEO Owen Mahoney stated in a press released announcing the deal.
“This announcement marks an important milestone in the strategic partnership we formed with Robotok in February 2013 and furthers out goal of developing groundbreaking, AAA quality free-to-play games.”